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**Kilograms** are the main unit of weight within the **metric system **while **pounds** are used more commonly as a measure of weight in the **imperial system**. This **weight converter kg to lb** will help you to change quantities between the two measurements. Check out our other types of weight converter that you may need or use this **kilogram – pound calculator**.

## How to Convert from kg to lb?

Our **unit converter** is simple and easy to use, just enter the quantity of kilos you need to change into pounds in the **kg to lb converter** above and click ¨convert¨. Using a precise and accurate calculator, the conversion will appear below. To convert the other way, use our convert pounds to kilos tool.

## Formula to Convert from Kilograms – Pounds

To change from kilograms to pounds, the **conversion formula** is **kg x 2.205 = lb** and this is how our online calculator will convert the quantities for you. As an example, 2kg = 8.82lb or 15kg = 33.075lb.

## Measurements in Kilograms

The unit of mass, **kgs**, are used to measure weighted objects that can be lifted by people. For example, body weight is sometimes measured in **kilograms** as well as food and everyday items such as books. This **conversion kg to lb** will help you make that calculation for you.

## Measurements in Pounds

Similar to kilograms, **pounds** are used to measure things that can be lifted by people. Usually it is used to measure body weight and animals, but can sometimes be used as a unit of weight for food. Use our **kilogram to pound converter** above.

### How many is 1 Kilogram in Pounds?

**2.21 Pounds**

`(1kg = 2.21lb)`

### How many are 2 Kilograms in Pounds?

**4.41 Pounds**

`(2kg = 4.41lb)`

### How many are 3 Kilograms in Pounds?

**6.62 Pounds**

`(3kg = 6.62lb)`

### How many are 4 Kilograms in Pounds?

**8.82 Pounds**

`(4kg = 8.82lb)`

### How many are 5 Kilograms in Pounds?

**11.03 Pounds**

`(5kg = 11.03lb)`

### How many are 10 Kilograms in Pounds?

**22.05 Pounds**

`(10kg = 22.05lb)`

### How many are 15 Kilograms in Pounds?

**33.08 Pounds**

`(15kg = 33.08lb)`

### How many are 20 Kilograms in Pounds?

**44.1 Pounds**

`(20kg = 44.1lb)`

### How many are 25 Kilograms in Pounds?

**55.13 Pounds**

`(25kg = 55.13lb)`

### How many are 30 Kilograms in Pounds?

**66.15 Pounds**

`(30kg = 66.15lb)`

### How many are 50 Kilograms in Pounds?

**110.25 Pounds**

`(50kg = 110.25lb)`

### How many are 100 Kilograms in Pounds?

**220.5 Pounds**

`(100kg = 220.5lb)`

### How many are 200 Kilograms in Pounds?

**441 Pounds**

`(200kg = 441lb)`

### How many are 500 Kilograms in Pounds?

**1102.5 Pounds**

`(500kg = 1102.5lb)`

### How many are 1000 Kilograms in Pounds?

**2205 Pounds**

`(1000kg = 2205lb)`